Falmouth Hospital Radiology Tech 3 in Falmouth, Massachusetts

Radiology Tech 3

Department:

Breast Care Center

Schedule:

Per-diem

Shift:

Day Shift

Hours:

hours between 7a-5p, rot. days, occ. w/e

Job Details:

Cape Cod Healthcare is the leading provider of healthcare services for residents and visitors of Cape Cod. With more than 450 physicians, 4,700 employees, and 1,100 volunteers, Cape Cod Healthcare operates two-acute care hospitals, the Cape's leading provider of homecare and hospice services (VNA), a skilled nursing and rehabilitation facility (JML Care Center), an assisted living facility (Heritage at Falmouth), the Cape's only local laboratory service (CCHC Laboratory Services) and numerous health programs. We are currently seeking a dedicated Radiology Tech 3 to join our team at Falmouth Hospital. SUMMARY Under the direction of the Manager of Diagnostic Imaging, performs radiologic procedures. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Practices according to entity mandatory requirements. Practices according to department expectations. Practices with a Customer Service approach to all activities. Receives and prepares patients for examinations. Receives and reviews requests for radiologic studies. Accesses patient condition to determine proper handling and special requirements. Ensures that all patients of childbearing age are questioned accordingly. Maintains equipment and examination room cleanliness. Prepares and administers contrast media under the supervision of a physician. Operates automatic film processor, inspects radiographs to determine quality, proper identification of film and completeness of exam. Possesses and utilizes proper aseptic technique and isolation procedures when appropriate. Monitors potential changes in patients conditions to ensure safety of the patient at all times. Demonstrates competency in prioritizing individual exams so that critical patients are seen first. Assists in training of radiology students in all technical aspects of radiology. Provides explanation of procedures and answers pertinent questions of patient. Performs other duties as required or assigned. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES May supervise and/or train x-ray students for clinical training purposes. May be requested to supervise the department on weekends or off shifts or when Manager is unavailable. QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to meet expectations relative to the purpose of the position and perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, education, experience and/or ability required to perform this position successfully. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE Associate's degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. ARRT MA License, ARRT in second modality, BLS. Note: Mammography requires ARRT and MA License. CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS Massachusetts license required. ARRT.

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